from water-to water

  • Remove knotmeter wheel; which should never be inserted when the yacht is not sailing.
  • Have a sling diagram and marking on the hull
  • Notify the yard if you have special coatings or unusually dirty bottom, so slings can be tied.
  • Have insurance if you have an older wooden boat.
  • Remove contents from refrigerator
  • Turn off all power
  • Note any bilge or unusual conditions